clinical oncology

clinical oncology

A specialty which, as defined in the UK, encompasses the non-surgical aspects of cancer care, including therapeutic administration of ionising radiation (radiotherapy) and cytotoxic chemotherapy. Clinical oncologists are major players in the multidisciplinary team (MDT) meetings that meet regularly to discuss site-specific malignancies.
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He is a senior investigator and executive vice president of TGen, a past president of the American Association for Cancer Research, a fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a member and past board member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
The Children's Oncology Group published an analysis of the results of this trial in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, volume 23, number 9, 2005.
He is a board-certified internist and medical oncologist, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
The NICCQ study tested adherence to 61 breast and colorectal quality measures in almost 1,800 patients in five metropolitan areas; the Journal of Clinical Oncology published the results from this study earlier this year.
Zaknoen joins Cabrellis from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in Florham Park, New Jersey, where she had been executive director of Clinical Oncology Research since 2002.
Retrospective analysis presented at the 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
One of the articles has been accepted for publication in the June 1993 issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology and will be presented next week at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Orlando, Florida.
We are honored to have these two leading clinicians as the founding members of our Clinical Oncology Advisory Board.
Between 1980 and 1987, he was a vice president in charge of clinical therapeutics and Director of Clinical Oncology Research at Warner Lambert Company's Parke Davis Pharmaceutical Research Division.
The new findings, to be presented in May at the meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, suggest that methyl-CCNU adds nothing to 5-fluorouracil's cancer-killing prowess and may itself trigger serious health problems.
ASCO has announced suspension of production of the Chinese edition of the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO).
5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Idaho Society of Clinical Oncology (ISCO) had its first Board of Directors retreat in Sun Valley, ID on July 25-26, 2014.

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